2 "If one ventures a word with you, will you become impatient? But who can refrain from speaking?
4 "Your words have helped the tottering to stand, And you have strengthened feeble knees.
10 "Will they not teach you and tell you, And bring forth words from their minds?
11 "Does not the ear test words, As the palate tastes its food?
17 "Listen carefully to my speech, And let my declaration fill your ears.
3 "Should he argue with useless talk, Or with words which are not profitable?
13 That you should turn your spirit against God And allow such words to go out of your mouth?
4 "I too could speak like you, If I were in your place. I could compose words against you And shake my head at you.
2 "How long will you hunt for words? Show understanding and then we can talk.
2 "How long will you torment me And crush me with words?
23 "Oh that my words were written! Oh that they were inscribed in a book!
2 "Listen carefully to my speech, And let this be your way of consolation.
5 "I would learn the words which He would answer, And perceive what He would say to me.
25 "Now if it is not so, who can prove me a liar, And make my speech worthless?"
4 "To whom have you uttered words? And whose spirit was expressed through you?
9 "The princes stopped talking And put their hands on their mouths;
22 "After my words they did not speak again, And my speech dropped on them.
9 "And now I have become their taunt, I have even become a byword to them.
11 "Behold, I waited for your words, I listened to your reasonings, While you pondered what to say.
14 "For he has not arranged his words against me, Nor will I reply to him with your arguments. 15 "They are dismayed, they no longer answer; Words have failed them.
18 "For I am full of words; The spirit within me constrains me.
1 "However now, Job, please hear my speech, And listen to all my words.
8 "Surely you have spoken in my hearing, And I have heard the sound of your words:
32 "Then if you have anything to say, answer me; Speak, for I desire to justify you.
2 "Hear my words, you wise men, And listen to me, you who know. 3 "For the ear tests words As the palate tastes food.
16 "But if you have understanding, hear this; Listen to the sound of my words.
4 "I will answer you, And your friends with you.
16 So Job opens his mouth emptily; He multiplies words without knowledge."
2 "Wait for me a little, and I will show you That there is yet more to be said in God's behalf.
4 "For truly my words are not false; One who is perfect in knowledge is with you.
2 "Who is this that darkens counsel By words without knowledge?